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Willamette Below Oregon City

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Monday, Sep 14 2020
WILLAMETTE RIVER: catch-and-release sturgeon, steelhead, spring ChinookSpring Chinook and steelhead fishing continue in the lower Willamette, from Willamette Falls to the mouth, including the Multnomah Channel. Check Willamette Falls fish counts.Farther upstream, the section between Albany and Harrisburg is open year-round for trout fishing, which can be very good when flows are cooperating. Anglers may keep two trout per day. Smallmouth bass also can be a lot of fun to catch and are plentiful between Salem and Corvallis.The river is ideal for small boats such as canoes and kayaks, but there are enough public access points for bank anglers as well. Consult Oregon Parks and Recreation Department for specific locations.The Willamette often gets overlooked because it is so close. But this river offers convenience, fairly good access and variety. And if fishing is slow, folks can take a dip to cool off. As of Sept. 9, the instantaneous reading at Portland was 18,400 cfs, and the water temperature was 69.4F. Last updated 9/2/20.




Monday, Sep 14 2020



Willamette Below Oregon City

Rating - Good

WILLAMETTE RIVER: catch-and-release sturgeon, steelhead, spring ChinookSpring Chinook and steelhead fishing continue in the lower Willamette, from Willamette Falls to the mouth, including the Multnomah Channel. Check Willamette Falls fish counts.Farther upstream, the section between Albany and Harrisburg is open year-round for trout fishing, which can be very good when flows are cooperating. Anglers may keep two trout per day. Smallmouth bass also can be a lot of fun to catch and are plentiful between Salem and Corvallis.The river is ideal for small boats such as canoes and kayaks, but there are enough public access points for bank anglers as well. Consult Oregon Parks and Recreation Department for specific locations.The Willamette often gets overlooked because it is so close. But this river offers convenience, fairly good access and variety. And if fishing is slow, folks can take a dip to cool off. As of Sept. 9, the instantaneous reading at Portland was 18,400 cfs, and the water temperature was 69.4F. Last updated 9/2/20.


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